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The Flight into Egypt: Altered from Seghers: AD.12.39-179

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Object information

Titles

The Flight into Egypt: Altered from Seghers

Maker(s)

Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Printmaker)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Transferred (1876) by Cambridge University Library

Dating

Production date: circa AD 1653

Note

IV/VII

School or Style

Dutch

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper ( chainlines horizontal (28 mmmm)) Plate Height 212 mm Width 283 mm
Sheet Height 227 mm Width 292 mm

Techniques used in production

Drypoint Engraving Etching

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Lugt 2475

  • Text: UNIVERSITY LIBRARY
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Stamp
  • Text: AD.12.39-179
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Stamp
  • Text: 179/6
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Inscription

Inscription present: Strasbourg Lily

  • Type: Watermark

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Identification numbers

Accession number: AD.12.39-179
Primary reference Number: 80088
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): B56 IV/VII
Biörklund/Barnard: BB53-2 IV/VII
Lugt: 2475
Ash & Fletcher (Rembrandt watermarks): 36.C.a
Old location number: 38.6.32
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 18 March 2021 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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